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Human Mind: Drunken Monkey or Mighty Creator

Mind, until governed by soul wisdom, is very complex and tricky. In fact, Swami Vivekananda used to say that a mind that does not learn to meditate is like a drunken monkey bitten by a scorpion and possessed by a devil’s soul. Indeed, governing the mind is a hard job. We shall see here how to discipline, befriend and optimize the mind. Most people confuse between the mind and the brain; they are not the same. The brain is an organ, like any other organ, it has a definite location…